Former resident to be on “Forged In Fire”

Local fans of “Forged In Fire” on the History channel may recognize one of the participants in next Wednesday’s episode. That would be Kyle Reese, a 1988 graduate of Cabool High School, who now lives in Steelville. “Forged In Fire” is a competitive series. Each episode features four bladesmiths who are challenged to forge blades.…

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A little fun Field Day competition

Cabool Elementary School’s annual field day was held Wednesday, May 15, at the high school gym. Competition was held in each grade level in a variety of games, from cup stacking to tug-of-war. Overall winners were: kindergarten, Jodi Darter’s class; first grade, Becky Pearson’s class; second grade, Amber Dotson’s class; third grade, Chelsie Jones’ class;…

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Five earn FFA State Degrees

State FFA Degrees were presented at the April 25-26 State FFA Convention in Columbia to, from left, Matt Luerssen, Andrew Taylor, Cecil Elliott, Sam Carson and Wil Matherly of Cabool FFA Chapter.

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Cabool Pool opening for season on Memorial Day

Cabool Pool in Elliott Park will open for the season on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at noon. The weekly hours of operation are: Monday: Noon to 5:00; regular admission and passes apply. Open 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with all admission $1.00; no passes accepted. Tuesday: Noon to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday: Noon to 5:00 p.m.…

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Summer Fun Horse Show series opens Sunday at Cabool

Cabool Saddle Club will begin its Summer Fun Horse Show series this Sunday, May 26, at Cabool Saddle Club Arena. Time is 1:00 p.m. Entry is $2.00 per class. Admission is $2.00 per person with those age 5 and under admitted free. Shows will then be held on the third Saturday of June, July, August…

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Miss Nursing Home crowned

As part of this week’s activities in celebration of National Skilled Nursing Care Week (formerly National Nursing Home Week), Kabul Nursing Home held a Miss Nursing Home pageant Monday. Three contestants were chosen based on votes by nursing home staff, then a panel of three community members interviewed the contestants and selected a winner. Shown…

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Eddie Swisloski, a freshman at Cabool High School, has qualified for the Class 2 discus competition at the state track and field meet Friday in Jefferson City. “A freshman thrower! He made the top four in the discus with a throw of 118 feet, 8 inches and finished in third place,” Coach Jamminy McCrosky said…

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Wanda Joyce Powell Barr, 89 – Passed May 5, 2019

Wanda Joyce Powell Barr was born August 13, 1929 in Concho County, Texas. Wanda passed away at her home in Sargent, Missouri, on May 5, 2019 at the age of 89 years. Wanda was one of five children born to George Chester Powell and Altha Crouch Powell. She graduated from Paint Rock High School in…

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Alumni football game against Houston June 15

This year’s Cabool High School alumni football game has a new twist – it will be played against Houston High School alumni. The alumni game will be held Saturday, June 15, at 7:00 p.m. at Mitch Carmack Stadium at CHS. If you would like to play in the game, contact Rory Davis, 417-496-4305. Cabool Athletic…

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Tall grass warning

The City of Cabool wants to remind residents that they need to keep their properties mowed. When complaints regarding tall grass are received at City Hall, a Cabool Police Department officer is sent to talk with the resident at that address. If the problem is not corrected, the person may be issued a ticket. In…

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